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We Can’t Have Nice Things, Unless We Make Sure Some People Have Nicer Things

Back in April, a Seattle-based company called Gravity Payments did something novel. The CEO took a $930,000 pay cut in order to raise the minimum salary of all the workers to $70,000 a year. How did that work out for … Continue reading

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The Day Job

Here’s what I’ve been working on for about a week. I was translating a query from the Oracle system to SQL Server. The query referred to three different tables I also had to translate, and one of those required a … Continue reading

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This is Me at Work Today

I promise the axe is ONLY to be used to save people, not to behead them. Promise.

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That’s Also Ten Years of “Wolfram and Hart” Jokes

This past Sunday marked my 10-year anniversary at Wolfram. Ten years! I started out writing emails and such, moved to sending emails, moved to pulling email lists, and now I work on the data warehouse team, writing queries and reports. … Continue reading

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PHAT CA$H

GOT ME A RAISE, BITCHES

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Light Blogging Week

So last week it became official: I got a promotion at work. Well, it’s sort of not really a promotion, it’s more like shifting departments and still doing a lot of the same work, but it comes with a bit … Continue reading

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